State ANILCA Coordination

Documents for Review

National Park Service, DNP Hotel Creek Bridge EA
The NPS is considering replacing two pedistrian bridges over Hotel Creek in the entrance area of Denali National Park. The new bridge would allow visitor use in May and June, when the current bridge is unsafe due to ice damming.

Comments are due Sept. 17, 2014.

More information can be found at the NPS Planning website

National Park Service -- DNP Eielson Area Trail Improvements.
The NPS is seeking public comment on possible trail improvements to the informal trails in the vicinity of the Eielson Visitor Center (Mile 66) and Eielson Bluffs at Denali National Park.

Public comments are due by September 15, 2014.

More information can be found at the NPS Planning website.

Forest Service, Tongass - Region X Draft Supplement to FS Manual 2800.
This supplement addresses proposed changes to guide mining in Admiralty Island and Misty Fjords National Monuments.

Public comments are due by August 22, 2014.

The document can be found at this link, FSM 2800 Region X Supplement.

National Park Service - Notice of Land Exchange
The National Park Service is proposing to exchange a fee interest in Federally owned lands in Seward, AK, for land owned by the Universty of Alaska in the Long Lake area of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve. Interested parties may submit written comments to the following address.

For further information contact: Chuck Gilbert, Realty Officer, NPS, Alaska Land Resources Program Center, 240 W. 5th Ave., Rm. 114, Anchorage, AK 99501, 907-644-3426, email: Chuck Gilbert

Forest Service - Chugach Forest Plan Revision
The Chugach National Forest is beginning the first phase of a 3-year planning process to revise the 2002 forest plan under the 2012 National Forest System Planning Rule. The public review scoping document and further information is available at the The public review scoping document and further information is available at the project website.